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The Resource Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda

Label
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
Title
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
Statement of responsibility
Becky Albertalli
Title variation
Simon versus the homo sapiens agenda
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Language
eng
Summary
Now a major motion picture: Love, Simon, starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford! This edition includes new Simon and Blue emails, a behind-the-scenes scrapbook from the Love, Simon movie set, and Becky Albertalli in conversation with fellow authors Adam Silvera and Angie Thomas.William C. Morris Award Winner: Best Young Adult Debut of the Year * National Book Award Longlist"A remarkable gift of a novel."—Andrew Smith, author of Grasshopper Jungle"I am so in love with this book."—Nina LaCour, author of Hold Still"Feels timelessly, effortlessly now."—Tim Federle, author of Better Nate Than Ever"The best kind of love story."—Alex Sanchez, Lambda Award-winning author of Rainbow Boys and Boyfriends with GirlfriendsSixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now change-averse Simon has to find a way to step out of his comfort zone before he's pushed out—without alienating his friends, compromising himself, or fumbling a shot at happiness with the most confusing, adorable guy he's never met.Incredibly funny and poignant, this twenty-first-century coming-of-age, coming out story—wrapped in a geek romance—is a knockout of a debut novel by Becky Albertalli.And don't miss Becky Albertalli's The Upside of Unrequited or Leah on the Offbeat!
Summary
Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now change-averse Simon has to find a way to step out of his comfort zone before he's pushed out—without alienating his friends, compromising himself, or fumbling a shot at happiness with the most confusing, adorable guy he's never met
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Award
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, High School category, 2018.
  • Rainbow List, 2016.
  • William C. Morris YA Debut Award, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2016.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults: Top Ten, 2016.
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10405072
Cataloging source
DLC
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Albertalli, Becky
Index
no index present
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640
Literary form
fiction
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  • 8
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a133f5e1-26d4-4901-8c0b-6a382922e081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062348692
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a133f5e1-26d4-4901-8c0b-6a382922e081
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062348692
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      175 Monmouth Street, Independence, OR, 97351, US
      44.851488 -123.185756
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